No.7 Henry County (GA) Horseman host hot No. 14 Georgia Jets in GOW Action
Total Sports Coverage
Total Sports Coverage
Updated Wed, 13 Jul 2011 00:00:42 CT
ATLANTA, Ga - The latest GDFL rankings were released late Monday evening by President Charles Thompson via Facebook the ranking reflect the games played the weeks on 7/2 and 7/9.
There was plenty of movement in the rankings as there were plenty of upsets, or for those that don't want to call them upsets, Top 25 teams that tasted defeat.
The highest team ranked, and only top 10 team , to fall were the Jefferson County (Ga) Warriors who entered their game against then-No. 16 South Georgia Noles. The Noles left the yard with a two-point win that sent the Warriors tumbling down to No. 21 and the 'Noles soaring into the top 10 at No. 10.
The 'Noles moved six spots and of those teams rising in the rankings, six spots is as high as any of them moved. The Carolina Bulldogs after their "hard knocking game" (a win) against the Asheville Grizzles to enter the top 10 at No.9. Conversely the Grizzlies were wounded and fell to No.22
The other squad that moved up six spots were the Georgia Jets. After posting three consecutive shutouts and outscoring their four opponents 176-14 this season, they will face their toughest test not only in their GDFL history but in their history period. The No. 14 Jets will travel to the No. 7 Henry County Horsemen for one of the more highly anticipated match ups this season.
This will be the first meeting between the two organizations but something in the air suggests they are very familiar. GDFL President Charles Thompson announced live on The GDFL Game Center Wrap Up Show, heard exclusively on Total Sports Coverage, this past Sunday night that the battle between the Georgia Jets and Henry County Horsemen will be the Week 7 GDFL National Game of the Week. Total Sports Coverage will be on the scene for live play-by-play action of the game with Zaid Hakim. The contest will also be carried by Jet Media LLC, the flagship of Georgia Jets Football LLC.
Below are the complete rankings after Week 6 (consisting of games played the weeks of July 2nd and July 9th)...
1. Carolina Warriors 3-0
2. Oklahoma Thunder. 4-0
3. Kentucky Wolverines. 4-0
4. Indianapolis Tornados 4-0
5. Virginia Cougars 5-0
6. Dallas Diesel. 5-0
7. Henry Co. Horseman. 5-0
8. Fayetteville Horizon. 5-0
9. Carolina Bulldogs. 4-0
10. South Georgia Seminoles 4-0
11. Beaufort Hornets. 5-0
12. Louisiana Bayou Vipers. 4-0
13. Columbus Gladiators 5-0
14. Georgia Jets 4-0
15. Chambersberg Cardinals 3-0
16. Hampton Roads Hurricanes. 4-1
17. Derby City Thunder. 4-0
18. Buckeye Bearcats. 3-0
19. Clarksville Wulfpack 4-1
20. Camp Lejeune Bulldogs 4-1
21. Jefferson Co. Warriors 4-1
22. Ashville Grizzlies 5-1
23. Palmetto Havoc 4-1
24. DC Explosion 3-1
25. Tennessee Hurricanes 4-1
Be sure to tune in to the GDFL Wrap Up Show each Sunday the remainder of the season. The GDFL Game Center Wrap Up show will have all the scores and highlights from the weekend along with exclusive player, coach and ownership interviews from around the GDFL.
For more information visit the GDFL Game Center at www.gdfl.net.